2016 Desert Friendlies

Whitecaps FC to play in 2016 Desert Friendlies hosted by FC Tucson

VANCOUVER, BC - Vancouver Whitecaps FC will once again participate in the Desert Friendlies hosted by FC Tucson this coming February, the club announced today.

Whitecaps FC players will report for the start of camp and medical testing on Saturday, January 23 before a week of on-field training in Vancouver from Sunday, January 24 through Friday, January 29. The team travels to Arizona on Sunday, January 31 and will be back in Vancouver on Wednesday, February 10.

The remainder of the club's preseason schedule will be announced in the coming weeks.

Joining the 'Caps in the western hub for preseason friendlies at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson are Cascadia rivals Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders FC, fellow Western Conference clubs Houston Dynamo, and San Jose Earthquakes, as well as Eastern Conference side New England Revolution.

The preseason affair will build on last winter’s wildly popular festival environment, featuring food and a variety of family-friendly games and entertainment throughout the event. For ticket information, visit FCTucson.com.

To visit MLS preseason in Tucson, contact Uniglobe One Travel -  Neal Chark at nealc@uniglobeone.com or call 604.677.1495 at any time for immediate, professional, and expedited service.

2016 Desert Friendlies*

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Seattle Sounders FC, 4 p.m. PT, Grandstand Field

Saturday, February 6, 2016
New England Revolution vs. Vancouver Whitecaps FC, 3:30 p.m. PT, Grandstand Field

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs. Houston Dynamo, 5 p.m. PT, North Stadium

*All kickoff times and matchups are subject to change.

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